Press Releases

Media Advisory: ICBA Marks One-Year Anniversary of S.2155 Passage

May 21, 2019

This week marks the one-year anniversary of the signing of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (S.2155).

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Community Banker University Launches Principles of Banking

May 16, 2019

ICBA Community Banker University has expanded its community bank continuing education offerings to include its newest online certificate program, The Principles of Banking.

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USDA Announces Trade-Related Aid for Farmers

May 24, 2019

The USDA announced several actions to help farmers respond to trade disruption and retaliation.

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CFPB Expands Servicemember Tool

May 24, 2019

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau expanded its Misadventures in Money Management financial education tool to active-duty servicemembers.

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Lawmakers Urge SBA to Delay Lending Rule

May 23, 2019

The four leaders of the House and Senate small business committees called on the Small Business Administration to delay an ICBA-opposed proposal that could negatively affect many lenders and borrowers.

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Main Street Matters Blog

  • Inspired Activism ​

    May 16, 2019
    ICBA Capital Summit first-time attendees reflect on their time in Washington advocating on behalf of the nation's community bankers.
  • Double Victory on Brokered Deposits

    May 09, 2019
    The FDIC’s comprehensive review of the regulatory approach to brokered deposits and interest rate caps for banks that are less than well capitalized carries with it two pieces of good news for community banks.

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Marketing Toolkit

Have you seen the Marketing & Communications Toolkit?

The ICBA 2019 Marketing and Communications Toolkit invites you to "Tell Your Story" throughout the year. It provides ICBA members like you with exclusive resources to help your community bank leverage local media along with traditional and digital marketing channels. Visit the page regularly for new content, ideas, how-to tutorials, webinars and social media events which are exclusively for ICBA members. Login required.

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October 06 - October 09, 2019
October 09, 2019
Credit Analyst Institute* - MN
Event Type: Seminar/Institutes
Minneapolis, MN

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